COVID-19 Resources & Engagement Ideas

We want to thank you for your care and support of refugee newcomers! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the necessary social distancing measures in place, we recognize that volunteering to welcome and support new arrivals may look drastically different over the next few weeks/months. The safety

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Standing with Refugees During COVID-19

These unprecedented times breed uncertainty in each one of us.  We will likely lean into our faith, family and neighbors like never before.  As Arrive Ministries’ employees, our hearts also hurt for our refugee families who may be feeling quite alone. We know that their needs remain

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Helping with the Refugee Crisis: Globally and Locally

Interested in visiting a refugee camp? Or furthering your involvement with refugees? On Thursday, February 27, 2020 Arrive Ministries hosted a panel on what it like for four Arrive Ministries staff members to visit refugee camps around the world. Our Arrive Ministries Staff Panelists     Here

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Film Opens Eyes to Refugee Journey

On January 27, Arrive Ministries hosted a documentary screening of Midnight Traveler. Nearly 300 people attended the event at Urban Refuge Church.  In the film Afghan director Hassan Fazili captured his young family’s harrowing trek across numerous borders shooting the entire thing using 3 cells phones over a

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Minnesota Counties Continue to Weigh Refugee Resettlement

Photos of Arrive Ministries staff holding up county consent letters Counties that have given approval: Blue Earth County, Brown County, Clay County, Cook County, Dakota County, Dodge County, Goodhue County, Hennepin County, Kandiyohi County, Mower County, Murray County, Nicollet County, Nobles County, Olmsted County, Otter Tail County,

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